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Residents of poor countries have greater sense of meaning in life than those in rich nations, research says
Data from over 132 countries suggest that religiosity may help to explain why residents of poorer nations report finding greater meaning in life, despite lower life satisfaction. ... More>
For people in poverty, remembering better times — such as past success — improves cognitive functioning and increases their willingness to seek help from crucial aid services. ... More>
About 1 in 4 children in the U.S. grow up in poverty. What does this mean for mental health outcomes when these children enter their teens and early 20s? ... More>
Last year, the top 10 percent of American earners took home more than half of the country’s total income. The top 1 percent took home a fifth. That’s the greatest […]... More>